Each year, a winner is chosen based on his or her ability to demonstrate leadership, dedication and passion in five categories: scholarship, teaching, advocacy, community, and youth.
Read specific questions about hard-to-staff, special education and Hawaiian language immersion differentials.
Our selection committee, headed by your elected state leaders, were so impressed by the entries that they couldn't pick just one.
The rally, attended by students, teachers, and parents, was organized by Jahstyce Ahulau, a 14-year-old Campbell High School freshman who founded the group Fighting for Our Future, a student-led and driven committee to advocate for higher teacher pay.
“This is Hawaii’s best opportunity to get away from the overburdening of standardized tests and move to something that’s better for our students,” said HSTA President Corey Rosenlee.
Shop for the holidays at Barnes & Noble Ala Moana on Sunday, Dec. 15, to support Parents for Public Schools Hawaii. There will also be free arts and crafts activities in the children’s section.
The seminar's hands-on training curriculum is designed to teach participants foundational leadership skills, the logistics of running for elected office, and how to advocate for student-centered policies and social justice issues.
The University of Hawaii at Manoa's College of Education is partnering with the University of Connecticut Early Childhood Consortium to develop experts in early childhood intervention for infants and young children with high-intensity needs because of significant intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Teacher sabbatical leave applications are now being accepted for school year 2020–21. Teachers may apply for one semester or for the entire school year.
DOE, BOE leaders commit to a multi-phased approach to help end the teacher shortage crisis.